March biodiesel production down 5 percent YOY

U.S. manufacturers produced 141 million gallons of biodiesel in March, up 8 percent from February but 8 million gallons less than a year ago. Total sales of B100, including B100 used in biodiesel blends, were about the same year over year. Imports were 21.4 [...]

Natural gas prices sink to life-of-contract lows

The U.S. Energy Information Administration weekly natural gas storage report issued on May 30 continued to show heavy injections and another 114 billion cubic feet (bcf) build, bringing total inventories to 1,867 bcf. Total inventories were nearly 9 percent above last year’s level, although [...]

Stock markets slide amid U.S.-China trade uncertainty

Stock market volatility picked up last week with a further hike for U.S. tariffs on Chinese products. The Trump administration accused China of reneging on several areas previously negotiated, and tensions escalated further between the two countries. The current understanding is that imports already [...]